IBM

IBM Z Security Consultant (Short Term Supplemental)

IBM

June 10, 2021

Introduction
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Your Role and Responsibilities
NA Systems Lab Services IBM z/OS Mainframe Security Consultants help clients implement systems with the highest level of data security commercially available, advising on built-in enterprise security capabilities and how to simplify complex operational security processes.
What we do:
We provide security health checks and deployment across IBM Z and LinuxONE for all levels of Pervasive Encryption as well as providing assistance in the areas of auditing and compliance for standards such as PCI, HIPPA , GDPR.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 5+ years of experience working with a z/OS operating system and products
  • 5+ years of experience working with knowledge of IBM RACF security product
  • Basic knowledge of current security threats, what to look for and how to mitigate them
  • 5+ years experience in client facing communications, requirements analysis, documentation, creating presentations, presenting to client staff, and speaking at an executive level
  • Basic knowledge of current security threats, what to look for and how to mitigate them
  • Basic knowledge of various security regulations such as HIPPA, STIG, PCI, GDPR, etc.
  • Technical Knowledge of IBM Z Security Portfolio; including zSecure, Pervasive Encryption, Crypto Express hardware, and Central Processor Assist for Cryptographic Function (CPACF).
  • Familiar with z/OS SW & Z HW releases as it relates to advancing Z security solutions.
  • Experience with compliance and audit generating secure reports to analyze and report on security events and detect security exposures.
  • Readiness to travel 50-75% annually

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 5+ years of experience working with various security regulations such as HIPPA, STIG, PCI, GDPR, etc.
  • Deep technical knowledge of IBM Z Security Portfolio; including zSecure, RACF, Pervasive Encryption, Crypto Express hardware, and Central Processor Assist for Cryptographic Function (CPACF).
  • Familiar with z/OS SW & Z HW releases as it relates to advancing Z security solutions.
  • Experience with compliance and audit generating secure reports to analyze and report on security events and detect security exposures.
  • 2+ years experience with Pervasive Encryption, Crypto Express hardware, and Central Processor Assist for Cryptographic Function (CPACF).ed Technical and Professional Experience
  • 2+ years experience with TK
  • 2+ years experience with IBM Security Guardium Key Lifecycle Manager (prior knows as SKLM)
  • Experience deploying and/or administering security for IBM z/OS

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Location StatementSupplemental 1 employees may be eligible for paid holidays, paid sick time and Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
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